Why is Children’s Mental Health so important?
Babies and young children need special, frequent attention to ensure healthy development. During the period we call Early Childhood, their brains are growing faster than at any other time in their lives.
A pediatrician tells stories and describes the science that convinced her to include mental health care in her everyday practice among children that have high rates of trauma experiences: Dr. Nadine Burke-Harris.
Did you know that learning more about how children's brains develop can help families to increase learning, improve the health of your community, increase family incomes, and improve quality of life in your neighborhood? from the Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University